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Strawberry Watermelon Gazpacho inspired by lunch at The Pink Elephant, Boca Grande, Florida

Strawberry Watermelon Gazpacho, inspired by lunch at The Pink Elephant Restaurant at the Gasparilla Inn in Boca Grande, FL Gazpacho inspired by Pink Elephant 4 cloves Garlic 4 slices Stale bread (baguette) Salt to taste Make a paste (mortar and … Continue reading

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Recipe: Watermelon Mojito–just in time for summer! By Michael’s on East (Sarasota, FL)

    Recipe and photo courtesy of Michael’s on East, Sarasota, FL Watermelon Mojito 4 Mint Leaves 1 packet Sugar in the Raw 1 oz Fresh Pressed Lime Juice 2 oz Siesta Key White Rum (Macerated with Watermelon for 5 … Continue reading

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Recipe: Beautiful Sunday Brunch ‘Margarita’ Spiked (Adults Only) Fruit Salad

If you’re looking for a beautiful way to present a fruit salad for your next “Bruncheon” or get together, here are some simple, beautiful tips to make your next fruit salad the star of the show! Start with a pineapple … Continue reading

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Recipes from Golden Palate® The Grand Hotel (Mackinac Island, MI): Strawberry-Watermelon Soup, Shrimp a la Grand, and Warm Mushroom Salad

The majestic Grand Hotel on beautiful Mackinac Island in northern Michigan has been the preferred destination for well-heeled Midwesterners since opening in 1887! Today, the magnificent hotel is as “grand” as ever, having been recently named a Fred Bollaci Enterprises Golden Palate … Continue reading

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Chilled Watermelon Soup, Perfect for Warmer Weather from Station 400 (Sarasota & Lakewood Ranch, FL)

WHAT YOU NEED 1 ea. Watermelon, medium size 1 ea. Honeydew, medium size 1 ea. Cucumber 2 ea. Celery, ribs 1 sprig Basil 1 sprig Mint 1 ea. Scallions 2 tbsp. Ginger, grated 2 ea. Limes, juiced To taste – … Continue reading

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